Sexual assault reported at off- campus party


A student was sexually assaulted at a party on College Hill early Saturday morning, according to an email sent out by Public Safety to the campus community.

The email, sent out at 3:23 a.m. the same morning, said that the student reported being sexually assaulted around 2 a.m. while attending a party at a residence on the 400 block of Cattell Street. The email also said that the incident was being investigated by the Easton Police Department.

The police released a description of the suspect, saying he is a black male, approximately 5 feet 7 inches and wearing a backwards-facing black baseball cap and a light-colored t-shirt at the time of the incident. A description of the victim was not given.

Police also said that Public Safety is assisting with the investigation.

The Easton Police are asking those with information about the incident to call Detective Matthew Rush at (610) 250-6639 or the Easton Police Anonymous Tip Line at (610) 250-6635.